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25
Sep

FEELING GOOD: A MADD Tribute To Nina Simone – TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!!!

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25
Sep

Chicago Tap Summit Is Just 1 Week Away! Register Now! Classes are filling up FAST!

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REGISTER HERE

15
Aug

M.A.D.D. Rhythms #4thSaturdays #FREE #TAPJAM @ Harold Washington Cultural Center 5pm

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M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ is hosting our #4thSaturdays #TapJam

and we want you there!


4701 S. King Dr.

Chicago, IL 60615

Saturday 8/25/18

5pm

TAP JAMS are our way of paying homage to the HOOFERS of old and the traditions they set.

TAP JAMS make us better. TAP JAMS give us new ideas.

TAP JAMS help us communicate. TAP JAMS allow us to express ourselves.

TAP JAMS show us where we came from and where we are going.

TAP JAMS are absolutely necessary to nudge your growth as a tapdancer!

#FREE #Fun #OpenToThePublic #SeeYouOnTheWood

#ImprovToImprove #RespectTheDance

15
Aug

M.A.D.D. Rhythms #3rdSundays #FREE #TAPJAM @ Lou Conte Dance Studio 2pm

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M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ is hosting our 3rd Sundays #TapJam

and we want you there!

1147 W. Jackson Blvd.

Chicago, IL 60607

Sunday 8/19/18

2pm

TAP JAMS are our way of paying homage to the HOOFERS of old and the traditions they set.

TAP JAMS make us better. TAP JAMS give us new ideas.

TAP JAMS help us communicate.

TAP JAMS allow us to express ourselves.

TAP JAMS show us where we came from and where we are going.

TAP JAMS are absolutely necessary to nudge your growth as a tapdancer!

#FREE #Fun #OpenToThePublic #SeeYouOnTheWood

#ImprovToImprove #RespectTheDance

 

7
Aug

M.A.D.D. Rhythms @ CP10: CityPoint Community Church’s 10th Anniversary Service

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Ten years ago today with the prayer and diligence of Pastor Demetrius Davis, Karla Evans Davis and eight other individuals, CityPoint Community Church (originally Proviso Community Church) was founded. The vision was to plant a new church community that recaptured the heart of the original church in the Book of Acts. The primary focus was community and commitment to learning and living the principles of the Bible.

From a school auditorium in the west suburbs to posh spaces in the South Loop, we have seen much growth and much transition over the years. All in all, we remain committed to being “simply caring, simply community, and simply church.”

Join us on Sunday, August 12th at 10a as we celebrate this milestone in our church’s history. Pastor Wendell Martin will be joining us as the guest speaker, Jessica Love will lead us in worship, M.A.D.D. Rhythms will perform a dope tap dance, and we’ll have catered bites by Zita Cooks, photo opportunities, and more.

We hope to see you there! #HappyAnniversaryCityPoint #CP10

6
Aug

M.A.D.D. Rhythms #2ndFridays #TAPJAM @ American Rhythm Center 8pm

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M.A.D.D. Rhythms’ is hosting our 2nd Fridays #TapJam

and we want you there!

 

410 S. Michigan Ave.

3rd Floor

Chicago, IL 60605

Friday 8/10/18

8pm

$1 Suggested Donation

TAP JAMS are our way of paying homage to the HOOFERS of old and the traditions they set.

TAP JAMS make us better. TAP JAMS give us new ideas.

TAP JAMS help us communicate. TAP JAMS allow us to express ourselves.

TAP JAMS show us where we came from and where we are going.

TAP JAMS are absolutely necessary to nudge your growth as a tapdancer!

#Fun #OpenToThePublic #SeeYouOnTheWood

#ImprovToImprove #RespectTheDance

16
Apr

M.A.D.D. Rhythms @ Regal Nights: Live Theatrical Fundraising

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Get Your Tickets Here

 

16
Apr

M.A.D.D. Rhythms @ The One: Urban Dance Showcase

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25
Dec

MAKE A DIFFERENCE! DONATE TODAY

When you or a family member wants to learn about tap, where do you turn?

If you’re like most in our community, you turn to M.A.D.D. Rhythms

Why?

Because you know you will receive an absolute top notch tapdance education.

And you also know that you’ll be treated like a real person, by dedicated, compassionate tap professionals in a warm, caring environment.

Your contributions have helped make M.A.D.D. Rhythms one the leading tapdance organizations in the Country.  We are so grateful to you for supporting our mission to preserve, promote and contribute to this artform called tap .

Thanks to you, our organization has touched the lives of thousands of youth – whether they needed a positive alternative to the streets, an outlet to express themselves or sought to improve their quality of life.

M.A.D.D. Rhythms is your community tapdance collective.  We exist to serve you and your loved ones – to spread joy, love, discipline and creative expression.

In this uncertain economic time, we count on your support – now more than ever.

Your gift is extremely important to M.A.D.D. Rhythms because it provides resources that make an immediate impact – that will help us through these interesting – and tough – times.

Your gift of $100, $500, $1,000 or $5,000 can make all the difference…… to our instructors, our students, our programs, our communites, our support staff – to every one here who works to serve you.

Please consider making as generous a gift as you can.

As Chicago’s underserved communities continue to experience an increase in youth related violent crimes, your tap collective is committed to staying at the forefront – for you, for your loved ones, for every person in the community.  Please help to make this possible with your contribution.

Your donation will make a world of difference.  I promise you.

Thank you so much for your help.

Sincerely,

 

19
Dec

Take Bril Barrett’s #GrownAndSexy Tap Classes for $1 @ American Rhythm Center’s DANCE All-4-ONE

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Join us for a week of $1 Dance Classes at the American Rhythm Center! This All-4-One features more than 30 classes for all ability levels in a range of genres and styles, including Tap,Hip Hop, Contemporary, Capoeira, Modern, Ballet, Afro-dancehall, Ethno Fusion, Heels, Jazz and more.

Teaching the classes are professionals representing the ARC’s diverse community partners and other affiliated groups, including Chicago Human Rhythm Project , A&A Ballet, Kalapriya Center for Indian Performing Arts, Gang of Toes, Mandala Arts, M.A.D.D. Rhythms Blu rhythm Collective & the Crew, The Happiness Club, Move Me Soul Movement Revolution Dance Crew , Bollywood Groove, Ron Mendoza Fitness Specialist as well as independent artists including Brandy Ford, Jabowen Dixon, Ethan Sherry, Sekou Conde, Amber Tiara, Ayesha Jaco, Daz Harris, Tanji Harper, Daniel Borak, Torrin Clifton Patricia Hampton, JC Hopkins, Nadell Jackson, Nico Rubio, Asha Rowland, and Ricketa Boss!

The American Rhythm Center’s “All-4-One” takes place Tuesday, January 2 through Monday, January 8 at the American Rhythm Center in the Fine Arts Building – 410 S. Michigan Ave. 3rd Floor.

We Hope To See You There!

19
Dec

M.A.D.D. Rhythms @ Kwanzaa: Harambee Na Nguzo Saba

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